The Joys of Hunting Season
The first indication that fall and winter are officially here and the Holidays are right around the corner. Most men look forward to this time of year. It is there annual trip with the boys. What should the average hunter be looking at though before they venture out for hunting season? Hunting season is the legal time of year to kill a particular type of game. Most of us in the Midwest think of Deer hunting.
Hunting white tail Deer is used as a method for the DNR to help reduce the population of Deer in the wild. Only during the White Tail Deer season though, is it legal to bring home a kill. It is wise to do a little bit of research before venturing out in the open hunting season. Knowing where to find your game and, where your best chances of seeing and shooting the game might be, will help your chances of taking home a kill.
With the hunting season for White Tail Deer, there are actually two different types of ways to legally kill these beautiful creatures. The first open hunting season is for Bow Hunting. In certain states in the Midwest the open season for Deer begins with a few weeks of Bow hunting. These few weeks come and go and before you know it, rifle season has begun. Both of these hunting seasons require a permit.
Rifle hunting season can be a bit of a dangerous time for hunters. They have to be sure to wear bright colors. Wearing bright colors during the hunting season makes it easier and less likely to encounter a hunting season accident. Hunting season accidents do occur and can often lead to accidental death.
Out West there is bear hunting. During the bear hunting season you must acquire a permit to hunt this game. Bear season is said to be one of the most popular hunting season. These are considered to big game hunts. of course the bigger the bear the better the kill.
Hunting season is a fun time of year for men. They plan annual trips around the hunting season. The reasons for hunting seasons have changed as the years have passed. Back in the day hunting was used for a method for men to feed their families. Now hunting season is a way to see who can get the best kill or the biggest kill.
There are many advantages besides the competitive nature of hunting season though. For the DNR it is a way to reduce over population of certain species of animals. It also helps drive the economy for the state. With the purchases of hunting permits, most states are collecting a fair amount of money. For states that are struggling economically, hunting season can be a saving grace. Local businesses see an impact as well. More people out for hunting season can bring in business to local stores and gas stations. Restaurants see a economic benefit as well.
Hunting is a healthy way for states to drive revenue and cut down on over population of certain animals.